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2. What is overextension?

  • The word's meaning is used correctly
  • The word's meaning is stretched
  • The word's meaning is reduced
  • The word's meaning is applied to completely different things

3. Which one of Halliday's functions is "I batman"?

  • Imaginative
  • Heuristic
  • Regulatory
  • Personal

4. What are the key features of the sensorimotor stage?

  • Child experiences world through language
  • Children can begin to think logically
  • Child experiences world through senses. Lexical choices are concrete
  • Language and motor skills develop. Language is egocentric

5. Which theory explains that language acquisition is part of a wider development?

  • Cognitive
  • Social Interactionist
  • Behaviourist
  • Nativist


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